3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-08-28Works: Gloria Coates: Quartet for Strings no 5; Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 6; Quartet for Strings no 7 for Quartet for Strings & organ ("Angels"); Quartet for Strings no 2; Quartet for...
Performers: Adams, Philip; Chadwick, Roderick; Heyde, Neil; Skaerved, Peter Sheppard
Conductors: ; Finnissy, Michael
Ensemble: ; Kreutzer String Quartet
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At long last, the aural equivalent to Salvador Dali's melted watches! Gloria Coates (b. 1939)...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-09-28Works: Gloria Coates: Quartet for Strings no 9; Sonata for solo violin; Lyric Suite, 'Split the Lark - and you'll find the Music', for Piano Trio
Performers: Chadwick, Roderick; Goff, Morgan; Heyde, Neil; Skaerved, Peter Sheppard; Trandafilovski, Mihailo
The Munich-based American composer Gloria Coates is best known as a symphonist, though she has also composed nine string quartets as well as vocal and...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-08-26Works: Gloria Coates: Symphony no 15; John Corigliano: A Black November Turkey; José Serebrier: Fantasia for strings; Frederic Rzewski: Four North American Ballads; John Harbison: Trio for Piano and St...
Performers: Andrea Moore [Score Preparation/Timpani]; Fischer, Norman; Kierman, Jeanne; Raat, Ralph van; Rothenberg, Sarah
Conductors: Boder, Michael; Serebrier, José;
Ensemble: ; Amelia Piano Trio; Da Camera of Houston; Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
The eight composers on this compilation, all of them born in 1938, adhere to no single trend or movement, yet each is united by an...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-12-11Works: Gloria Coates: Symphony no 15; Cantata da Requiem ("'WW II Poems for Peace"), for soprano & chamber orchestra; Transitions, for chamber orchestra
Performers: Dunn, Teri
Conductors: Boder, Michael; Heider, Werner
Ensemble: Ars Nova Nuremberg; Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Gloria Coates is one of the most startlingly individual figures on the contemporary music scene, and the most prolific female symphonist in history. Her 'Symphony...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-04-18Works: Gloria Coates: Symphony no 14; Symphony no 1 "Music on Open Strings"; Symphony no 7 ("Dedicated to those who brought down the Wall in PEACE")
Performers: Curfs, Raymond
Conductors: Poppen, Christoph; Rotter, Jorge; Henzold, Olaf
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Munich Chamber Orchestra; Siegerland Orchestra
Despite her brave new sound world, Gloria Coates is something of a classicist among modern composers. Having now written fourteen symphonies, three of which are...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-01-01Works: Gloria Coates: Quartet for Strings no 7 for Quartet for Strings & organ ("Angels"); Quartet for Strings no 2; Quartet for Strings no 8; Quartet for Strings no 4; Quartet for Strings no 3
Performers: Adams, Philip
Conductors: Finnissy, Michael
Ensemble: Kreutzer String Quartet
"No one is writing music quite like this!" - Detroit Free Press...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2003-05-01Works: Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring, ballet for 13 instruments; Charles Wakefield Cadman: Four American Indian Songs, for voice & piano, Op. 45; John Alden Carpenter: Adventures in a Perambulator, suit...
Performers: Bolcom, William [Composer]; Buswell, James; Corley, Maria; Currie, Colin; Farley, Carole; Posnak, Paul; Rorem, Ned [Composer]; Starker, János; Taylor, Darryl; Weber, Janice; Zazofsky, Peter
Conductors: Gambill, Paul; Williams, John McLaughlin; Alsop, Marin; ; Davies, Dennis R.; Sinclair, James; Stromberg, William T.; Schermerhorn, Kenneth; Brion, Keith
Ensemble: ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Kreutzer Quartet; Nashville Chamber Orchestra; Northern Sinfonia Chorus; Royal Artillery Band; Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Seattle Symphony Orchestra; Ukraini...
The American Classics series captures some of the great moments of American music. In this collection, as wide-ranging and diverse as our land, little-known gems...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-03-01Works: Gloria Coates: Quartet for Strings no 5; Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 6
Ensemble: Kreutzer Quartet
"There is a special atmosphere about her music. She has her own sound, which is difficult to acquire these days... Committed performances, well recorded." -Gramophone...continue...